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ABC
Oct 1, 2012 5:09pm EDT
will look forward to the playoffs. stay tuned for that. >> coming atup how a new law could i'm barack obama and i approved this message. [ mitt romney ] there are 47% of the people who will vote for the esident no matter what... who are dependent upon government, who believe that they are victims, who believe that government has a respsibility to care for them who believe that they are entitled to health care, to food, thousing, to you-name-it... and they will vote for this president no matter what... and so my job is not to worry about those people. i'll never convince them they shohould take personal responsibility and care for their lives. >> 7 is on your side with a honda recall. honda is recalling 573,000 accords from 2003-2007. they have a defective power steering hose. the new part will not be available until 2013. >> if you are afraid your children watch too much television according to a new study, you are probably right. >> the problem could be worse than you think. we have the big picture on the small screen. >> children love their cartoons, and there are plen
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm EDT
is predicting one day after his big win. >> many are protesting smart meters. >> why change in the law could be prompting people to abandon dogs rather than care for them. >> police got a 911 call that someone was abducted outside of a gymnasium [ female announcer ] who will raise taxes on he middle class? barack obama and the liberals already have. to pay for government-run healthcare, you'll pay higher taxes and more for your medicine. and their plan includes a trillion dollars in higher taxes. veeven on the middle class. mitt romney and common sense conservatives will cut taxes on the middle class. and they'll close loopholes for millionaires. obama and his liberal allies? we can't afford four more years. [ romney] i'm mitt romne and i approve this message. >> a bizarre confrontation at a fort myers police department. a man comes inside brandishing a machete. he came in asking to speak with an officer. they immediately draw their weapons. right now, there is no word exactly on what he was doing. 100 neglected dogs had been ab
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 6:00am EDT
a picture of her doing it on a beach near tampa. this violates florida sanctuary laws. >> if you want to go for a ride, get a jet ski. don't abuse the animals. >> she faces a second-degree misdemeanor charge if police catch her. >> let's check it would jacqui jeras. very mild temperatures this morning. >> very warm, in the '60s up to about 70 degrees. fog will be a big issue. fog advisories have been expanded to include the shenandoah valley, where visibilities will be down 2 1/4 mile or less at times. some pretty good fog even in the metro area, a sense of a mile at dulles airport and a third of a mile at reagan national. 72 degrees in the district 6. e-6 in manassas. clouds will be the rule of the day. drier air working in for this afternoon. -- 66 degrees in manassas right now. you will have a lot of travel delays this morning. delays already in philadelphia for rivals. if you are leaving washington and arriving in philadelphia, you will be late. delays in boston, new york, and atlanta as well because of that. it will be one today, 82-86 degrees. let's check on traffic with angela. >> go
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 6:30pm EDT
care law, romney usually simply says this. >> if your priority is jobs, you got to get rid of obama care, and i will. >> reporter: but last night, when asked what he would replace it with? >> in fact, i do have a plan that deals with people with pre-existing conditions, that's part of my plan. >> reporter: now, we have asked the romney campaign repeatedly if under romney will would be a federal law protecting people who don't have jobs with pre-existing conditions, all allowing them to get insurance, we are told that would be turned over to the states. we hired a lip reader overnight to look at the president and mitt romney on the stage. president obama walking up to mitt romney, saying, good job, romney saying, thank you, thank you. the president saying, good, good, we'll do more of this. it would seem to appear that one of those men knew who won last nigh, diane. >> okay, david muir reporting in. time to bring in co-anchor of "good morning america," anchor of "this week," george stephanopoulos. bottom line, george, did that night affect this race for sure? >> reporter: no question
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 12:00pm EDT
it in equipment calibrated readings.e false laws that are now take effect in august. pepco and union officials will afternoon in an effort o avoid a strike. a federal mediator is expected to attend. wednesday, union workers company calledhe its final contract offer. sticking points include changes h benefits and the some positions from full- time to part-time. time pepco went on strike was 1985. adam caskey is here now. let's have a look at our forecast. >> we are seeing clouds rolling slowly today. there was thick fog early this morning. look at this from frederick county this morning. it dissipated. now we have a good amount of sunshine. clouds are moving back into town. if similar conditions to the past couple days. clouds moved overhead in the toernoon and that leads the eveninger in and the nighttime. that later on today and tonight. ,5 in oxon hill, 73 in leesburg 70 in round hill. little muggy outside. a little above average for this year for the temperature is with dew points in the '60s. you will feel that. o is a little cooler at 70. 59 in boston. and 89 showers degrees. forecast com
ABC
Oct 5, 2012 12:00pm EDT
. but it affects every day americans >> . yes. and it is a difficult area of the law. by its nature, it is an incomplete crime. am i doing when i'm following you around? i am not actually hurting them or doing anything. baker went to jail for 10 years for stockin -- stalking. however, it was not enough and when he got out, much worse things happened. justice was finally done. it is a formal interview tonight. >> we look forward to watching. thanks for joining us. we invite our audience to watch at 10:00 to catch the entire segment and then stay with us for abc 7 news at 11:00. >> the co-founder of apple steve jobs, died a year ago today. recognized as a pioneer of the personal computer revolution. he managed the development of the aimak, itunes, ipod iphone -- imac. he died of cancer a year ago in his 50's. >> ann romney will be a guest host on good morning america on wednesday. she will appear during the 8:00 hour. she's one of several celebrities including open winfrey and steven colbert filling in for robin roberts while she's on medical leave. abc is in talks with the michelle
ABC
Sep 29, 2012 12:00pm EDT
's another tool in our belt when it comes to enforcing impa laws. >> all substations will have the new devices including a mobile van. knowing there is one more method to track drunk drivers is something those heading home on foot tonight appreciate. >> we live in tupent circle and on a given friday or saturday night there are an awful lot of people going back to their cars having had a lot to drink. so we would prefer within the limits of the law that they do. >> montgomery county police think some recent assaults are linked to similar crimes to two years ago. a woman spot add peeping tom at an apartment complex and a man broke into a home and slashed a woman with a knife. police now think it was the same man in both cases and that he is responsible for four similar assaults dating back to 2010. in silver spring police are looking for the person who tried to kidnap a sp-year-old boy at a the victim was waiting at the counter when the man attempted to drag him out of the rest raupt telling the victim he's a police officer. the suspect eventually rel
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 9:00pm EDT
that we're talking about, can't make dixes about what treatments are given. that's prohibited in the law. let's go back to what governor romney indicated, that under his plan, he would be able to cover people with pre-existing conditions. well, actually, governor, that isn't what your plan does, what your plan does is to duplicate what is already the law. if you are out of health insurance for three months, then you can end up getting continuous coverage and insurance company can't deny you if it's been under 90 days. but that's already the law. and that doesn't help the millions of people out there with pre-existing conditions. there's a reason why governor romney set up the plan that he did in massachusetts. it wasn't a government takeover of health care. it was the largest expansion of private insurance. but what it does say is that insurers, you have to take everybody. now, that also means that you've got more customers. but when governor romney says that he'll replace it with something, but can't detail how it will be, in fact, replaced and the reason he set up the system he did in
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 6:00pm EDT
last june upholding president obama's health care law. >>> overseas now to afghanistan and a stark reminder tonight of the human cost of war. an attack at a checkpoint left two americans dead, one a serviceman. the 2,000th u.s. military death since the war began. muhammad lila is in the region tonight. >> reporter: some officials are describing this as a firefight between american troops and the very afghan soldiers they were working alongside. for reasons that aren't yet clear it appears as though there were some sort of confrontation at one of the many checkpoints american troops are often stationed at. there was an exchange of gunfire. at first the coalition called it an insider attack at the hands of afghan forces. but later they said the taliban might have been involved. now whatever the reason, the 2,000th american killed in afghanistan is certainly a very grim milestone. this comes just as we are days away from the 11-year anniversary of combat in afghanistan and there is another number to consider, 68,000 american troops are now in afghanistan increasingly under threat not
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 7:00am EDT
of 9/11. so law enforcement on every level could share intelligence. but senate investigators say those centers have done nothing to stop terror plots. >>> american airlines says wrongly installed clamps and not sabotage caused seats to become loose on three flights. those seats and everything from the smell of smoke to landing gear issues have forced american flights to divert offcourse. pilots can finally resume contract negotiations today. >>> for the fourth-consecutive year the u.s. birthrate has dropped. experts say the economy is forcing couples to think twice about having kids. there's encouraging news. beer sales are up for the first time in four years. that means americans, particularly young men, may be starting to feel better about their finances. if there is a bridge to be made between the last two stories, we'll be digging into that in the days ahead. i'm sure. >>> scottie was -- he's going yeah, yeah. >> what do you think, scottie? >> i'm doing my part. >> we thank you for your service. >> the economy's off to a robust recovery. >>> how about "pop news"? >> i don't know wh
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 2:35am EDT
ross investigates tsa officers who are on the wrong side of the law. you don't want to miss this. ♪ take the money and run >> announcer: "world news now" weather brought to you by "the new york times." >>> welcome back.money and run we have a stunning report here about just how much is being stolen by tsa agents at the nation's airports. >> anyone who has ever lost anything in their luggage might have always wondered where did that camera go? what happened to that electronic device? check out this story. abc's brian ross investigates. >> reporter: instead of protecting passengers, prosecutors say the tsa officer caught on this airport surveillance tape in memphis was stealing from one. first, at an empty ticket counter he stashes a laptop left beef hind at a checkpoint. then, drapes a jacket over the laptop and walks away. in this case, the tsa officer was caught convicted and fired. >> this is the tip of the iceberg. >> reporter: new figures provided to abc news show 381 tsa officers have been fired for theft. 11 this year alone. amid what critics call a culture of indifferenc
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am EDT
. a judge expected to rule whether a law requiring voters to show a photo i.d. is, in fact, constitutional. >>> and a philadelphia police lieutenant under investigation after punching a woman in the face. the video you see here from the puerto rican day parade, shows the lieutenant striking a woman so hard, she falls to the ground bleeding. police claims she threw beer at them. we'll hear more about this. >>> finally, what every folicly-challenged fella has been waiting to hear. i should recuse myself from this story. a new study finds it -- the pursuit folks, like bruce willis, not only appear tougher and more powerful than more men, they're seen as taller and better leaders. >> and cuter. >> guys like patrick stewart, are masculine enough to take on the cable company, as we recently reported. the study did find the guys with full, lustrous hair are found to be more attractive. >> i thought they were going to go with your husband, mark there. >> i keep waiting for him to go all, and go willis. what can i say? >> as far as america knows. >> a little off. a little off. >> i once had a guy c
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 7:00am EDT
. >> reporter: but law enforcement say wednesday's incident is no laughing matter. >> it's a very dangerous thing to do. police show up and they have a -- they believe they have a bad guy. and someone gets shot. >> reporter: unlike "punk'd" these are real cops with real bullets. a volatile situation where someone could get hurt. >>> now, to an update on a story we brought you yesterday on "good morning america." local tv anchor jennifer livingston is fighting back after a viewer criticized her weight. now, the man behind that hurtful e-mail is speaking out. and he is not backing down. jennifer has received support from our own abc station, wxow in lacrosse, wisconsin. and linsey davis has the story. >> reporter: it was the e-mail that sparked national outrage. >> it reads as follows. surely, you don't consider yourself a suitable example for this community's young people, girls in particular. >> reporter: and this morning, the man behind it finally has a face, with two bulging biceps to match. his name is kenneth krause. the viewer that took jennifer livingston to task for her weight. >> yo
ABC
Oct 5, 2012 7:00am EDT
drinking is against the law. that leads to a dilemma. what would you do if you saw an adult buying alcohol for a teenager? the legal drinking age is 21 in this country. john quinones asks that question in an episode of "what would you do?" >> as fathers and mothers, we try to be the cool mom or dad because we want our kids and their friends to like us. but how much is too much? what if you see that cool dad in a liquor store, stocking up for the kids' house party? we wanted to find out what people will do if they see one of these dads in action, buying alcohol for his underaged child. >> you're going to fit right in. we need vodka. >> we don't need vodka, dad. i don't want to go overboard. >> grab a little soda, too. >> reporter: this woman enters the store and immediately takes notice of father and son. and it doesn't take long for blanche to react. >> you can't buy that. that's underaged drinking. you cannot buy it. >> it's going to be at my house. >> you'll be the one arrested. you can't sell this to him. you know it's wrong. you can't sell it to him. and i'm going to stay here. all cal
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